New Buses

Interior view of a new CTA bus manufactured by Nova. The CTA has ordered 300 of the buses for delivery in 2014. (Credit: CBS)

CTA To Get 300 New Buses

The mayor said the city will step up pothole filling efforts to make sure the buses have smooth streets on which to drive.


Pace Budget Plan Calls For New Vehicles, End To Cash Transfers

Pace is the first of the area’s transit systems to unveil a proposed 2014 budget, and it holds the line on most fares while promising additional service.


CTA Bus (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA To Spend Over $200 Million On Upgraded Bus Fleet, Other Improvements

The Chicago Transit Authority is setting aside $205 million to rehabilitate and modernize the agency’s bus and rail maintenance facilities.

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(Photo Credit: Tim Boyle/ Getty Images)

CTA To Revamp Its Entire Fleet Of Buses

Within two years, commuters will be riding new or totally rebuilt CTA buses, under a plan unveiled by Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Friday.